Rjukanfossen Area

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Winter
No sun
15 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

Guidebook page 56.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Two Assholes and a Nice Guy
Three pitches. Start up the snow chimney. Climb this to its end and follow thin ice to a belay below a roof. Climb through this...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Death
WI 6
2
Trappfoss Top 50
Three or four pitches. The broad waterfall to the right of Juvsøyla is impossible to miss. Start in the same chimney as...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
WI 4
3
Nydelig Glasur
Five pitches. This climb is supposed to be truly magnificent according to the first ascensionists, however it is rarely in...
 WI 4
4
Lipton Top 50
Four pitches. At the very end of the gorge, inside a huge groove, you will find this World classic. Start inside the groove...
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
Fluttery
WI 7
5
Lipton Direct Top 50
Three pitches. If Lipton didnít challenge you enough you should definitely have a crack at this one. It follows the pillars of...
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
Fluttery
M7
6
Das Fenster Top 50
Three pitches. Although considered a very serious climb, Das Fenster has had a handful of repeats. Conditions can vary greatly...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Death
WI 7
7
Rjukanfossen Top 50
Three pitches. A classic waterfall that is also an important historical ascent in Rjukan. However, the waterfall is an overflow...
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
Death
WI 4
8
Juledagsfossen
Three pitches. Start in a snow gully and follow this for approximately 50m to belay. The first pitch goes up a small pillar and...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
WI 4
  • Latest Comments

    For UPPER GORGE

    Nedre Svingfoss
    "Or use double ropes." 08/Mar

    Tracy's Eyes
    "First pitch is very easy and can get banked out in heavy snow. In 2009 the seco..." 01/Mar

    Sabotørfossen
    "Few years since I climbed this, but can echo the comments above. Good conditions..." 09/Aug top50

    Svingfoss
    "Its so popular it may well be chopped into a staircase making it more like WI3 b..." 27/Feb

    Rjukanfossen
    "Totally agree with previous posters. The setting is amazing and the route is mor..." 02/Feb top50

    Trappfoss
    "Did it in 3 pitches on 60m ropes. Belays are logical and obvious. Good route" 14/Feb top50

    Sabotørfossen
    "Great Route. 1st pitch contains lots of circlar wire sticking out of the ice...s..." 19/Aug top50

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